Job openings

Jobs at Swiss representations in the U.S. will be published here.

The Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) regulary seeks qualified and motivated employees.

Job vacancies will be published through the state job web portal. You can tailor your search towards your requirements through various search criteria.

State job portal (de, fr, it)

Embassy of Switzerland in Washington D.C.

Current openings 

The Embassy of Switzerland is currently offering a full-time (40 hours per week) position as Assistant Project Manager for the annual Soirée Suisse in the field of Communications and Public Diplomacy for 3 months: July 1, 2018 – September 30, 2018

Application deadline: Sunday, May 20, 2018.

All applicants must submit the following documents as a PDF file to with the subject line of “Soirée Suisse: Assistant Project Manager” to ensure timely processing of your application.


Academic Internships:

The Embassy of Switzerland is looking for 8 interns from September 1, 2018 to February 28, 2019. Please take a look at possibilities and requirements on our Academic Internships page

Consulate General of Switzerland in New York

Academic Internship:

The Consulate General in New York also offers 3 internship positions to qualified candidates in the following sections:

  1. Economic Affairs and Communication
  2. Culture and Education
  3. Swiss Business Hub

The purpose of these academic internships is to offer students or recent graduates an opportunity to discover the activities of a Swiss representation abroad and to become familiar with the diverse aspects of a diplomatic career.

All positions are full-time (40 hours per week) and run for 4 to 6 months. Remuneration for the positions is USD 2,200 per month.

For details and how to apply, read the document on internships.

Internships (PDF, 431.5 kB, English)